18 terms

ニュース語彙 Sep 2017 Sample

こっこがCNNで見て重要と思った単語を集めた珠玉の単語集。英英です。定義のないものは、単語自体は平易ですが、面白い言い方だなとおもったということです。
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Natl
national
anthem
song of praise or patriotism
Don't wait call now
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protest
a statement or action expressing disapproval of or objection to something
Aaron
(in the Bible) brother of Moses and traditional founder of the Jewish priesthood (see Exod. 28:1).
Cte
Career and Technical Education
devastation
destruction
deride
to ridicule; to mock
Warheads
the explosive part at the front of a missile
tremor
small, shaking, involuntary, repetitive movements of hands, extremities, neck, or jaw
baptism
Freeing from sin and becoming a member of the church; Minister pours holy water on head
Devastate
to ruin or destroy completely
Sinus
cavity within a bone
Cavity
An opening or an empty area
ballistic missile
a powerful weapon that can travel extremely long distances, and that flies very high up into the sky and then back down to earth, where it explodes
Tension
stress that occurs when forces act to stretch an object
Insult
to offend someone by saying or doing something they think is rude
swap
Switching two data members of a list with each other.